Plenty of Liverpool Fans Reckon the Recent Dip in Form is Down to Željko Buvač’s Departure

Plenty of Liverpool Fans Reckon the Recent Dip in Form is Down to Željko Buvač’s Departure

Liverpool crashed to a disappointing 2-0 defeat in Belgrade last night, with Jurgen Klopp admitting his side are struggling to find their mojo, and there’s a lot of supporters who reckon the departure of Željko Buvač could be a big factor in the slump.

The Reds are now on a shaky peg in the Champions League having lost two out of their four group phase matches so far, and last night’s result was their third consecutive away defeat in European competition.

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Their form in the Premier League is largely pretty good, and their recent continental troubles could be nothing more than a blip, but there’s a theory doing the rounds on social media which tends to make a bit of sense.

Željko Buvač had been Klopp’s right-hand man throughout his entire career until he decided to take a leave from football at the end of April, citing personal issues, and the coach nicknamed ‘The Brain’ has been sorely missed by some Reds fans:

Do you think Klopp’s limitations have been exposed without Buvač by his side? Or is this run nothing more than just an expected slump in form?

Let us know in the comments section below…

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